Heading Home offers a variety of services available to women and families. These include:
Shelters & Emergency Services:
Dorchester and Roxbury Family Shelters: 8 Transitional shelters with capacity for 47 families.
Cambridge Shelter: Emergency shelter with capacity for 21 individuals.
Medford Family Life Education Center: Transitional shelter with capacity for 8 single-parent families.
Transitional Apartments: 17 supported single-resident apartments for families receiving support services.
Congregate Housing: Supported permanent housing provided for men and women with shared living spaces in Cambridge.
Scattered-Site Apartments: 21 supported permanent housing units for families located throughout Greater Boston.
Permanent Housing Partnership: Permanent housing and intensive services for individuals with disabilities, provided through partnerships with housing development corporations.
If you are a homeless individual looking for housing, please contact Dana Mendes, Individual Services Intake Coordinator at 617.864.8140, ext. 119 or download a copy of our application for permanent housing online.